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President Williams kicks off Week of the Young Child reading challenge

Dixie State University President Richard B. Williams and First Lady Kristin Williams returned to preschool for a little while Tuesday afternoon, when they read to young students at the DSU Preschool to promote the Week of the Young Child. President Williams initiated the statewide Read with a Child Challenge in line with the Utah Association […]

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Dixie State University’s 107th Commencement Ceremony to honor the class of 2018

Dixie State University’s 107th Commencement Ceremony will honor the 1,762 students who have applied to receive baccalaureate and associate degrees this year. Recognizing the academic accomplishments of the class of 2018, the institution’s 107th Commencement Ceremony will be held on May 4 in Trailblazer Stadium. The processional of graduates will begin at 8 a.m. and […]

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Dixie State University to unveil Alex Boyé’s newest music video

Dixie State University will showcase its “active learning. active life.” experience at a special event during which Alex Boyé will unveil his newest music video and the university’s Innovation Plaza will make an announcement that will forever change the economic landscape of Washington County. After performing a sold-out concert on the Dixie State campus on […]

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President’s Colleagues to host presentation on dark space

In the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series, former astronomy professor and planetarium lecturer Ron Smith will guide attendees through the unseen world of dark matter and dark energy. Smith will present “Dark Matter and Dark Energy” at noon on April 2 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s […]

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DSU receives legislative funding to support student growth, regional workforce needs

As the 2018 session came to a close, the Utah State Legislature appropriated more than $4.3 million in new ongoing funding to Dixie State University to accommodate the institution’s record-breaking growth, build new programs to fill southern Utah’s workforce shortages and meet other institutional needs. Receiving a total of $4,341,800 in new ongoing funding, Dixie […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss DSU’s involvement with cancer research at Stanford

During the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World, Dr. Lincoln Nadauld, director of Cancer Genomics at Intermountain Healthcare, and two DSU students will present about their contributions to cutting-edge research taking place at Stanford University. Nadauld and DSU students Makelle Gardiner and Katherine Monday will […]

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President’s Colleagues to host presentation on cycles of a legal career

In the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series, Allen Jacobi will present “The Cycles of a Legal Career.” The presentation is set to take place at noon on March 5 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Sciences Center, located on the Dixie Regional Medical […]

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Dixie State University approved to offer first master’s degree, 2 new bachelor’s programs

Dixie State University reached a historic milestone on Friday, when its Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of the institution’s first-ever graduate degree program, a Master of Accountancy. Along with the master’s degree, the Trustees approved two new baccalaureate degrees, a Bachelor of Music in performance and Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering. Increasing […]

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Couple to present on the China Dream at next President’s Colleagues meeting

Dr. Frederick Crook and Dr. Elizabeth Crook will present “The China Dream: What It Means for the United States” at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. The presentation is set to take place at noon on Feb. 5 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor […]

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Dixie State University to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with lecture series

In commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Dixie State University is honoring the legacy of Dr. King with a set of keynote addresses. Hosted by the Office of DSU’s Chief Diversity Officer, the university’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration will kick off with a presentation by Dr. Ronald Coleman. A retired University of […]

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